ASEAN - MALAYSIA NATIONAL SECRETARIAT

WORKING VISIT OF PRIME MINISTER OF MALAYSIA, DATO' SRI MOHD NAJIB TUN HAJI ABDUL RAZAK TO SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA, 17-18 MARCH 2018

WORKING VISIT OF

PRIME MINISTER OF MALAYSIA

DATO’ SRI MOHD NAJIB TUN HAJI ABDUL RAZAK

TO SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA

17 – 18 MARCH 2018

The Prime Minister of Malaysia, Dato’ Sri Mohd Najib Tun Haji Abdul Razak will be undertaking a working visit to Sydney, Australia from 17 to 18 March 2018. The Prime Minister will be accompanied by his wife,Datin Sri Rosmah MansorMinister of Foreign Affairs, Dato’ Sri Anifah Haji Aman; as well as officials from the Office of the Prime Minister, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Ministry of Home Affairs.

This will be the first time Australia is hosting a Summit with all ASEAN leaders in Australia. The Special Summit is organised to discuss about the future direction and  cooperation between ASEAN and Australia. Besides that, the Special Summit is also organised to commemorate the elevation of ASEAN-Australia relations to a strategic partnership.

Apart from attending the Special Summit, the Prime Minister is expected to use this opportunity to hold bilateral meeting with his ASEAN and Australia counterparts to discuss regional and international issues of mutual interest.

During the Special Summit, the Leaders are expected to deliver two important outcome documents, which are; the Sydney Declaration and the Memorandum of Understanding between ASEAN and Australia on Cooperation to Counter International Terrorism.

The ASEAN-Australia Special Summit will comprise three sessions namely the ASEAN-Australia Leader’s Summit, the ASEAN-Australia Businesss Summit and the ASEAN-Australia Counter-Terrorism Conference.

PUTRAJAYA

16 March 2018

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